The DHS Debate Program began their 2017 season on Saturday, September 16th at the Gardner-Edgerton Novice Debate Tournament. Nine teams of first-time debaters from the DHS Wildcat Debate squad had an incredible opening weekend. The team finished the day in 1st Place!
Sydney Ames and Brayden Wadehra placed 8th, Kennedy Ebberts and Kaitlyn Johnson and Tori Ashlock and Anika Schroeder tied for 3rd, and Hunter Finerty and Kaitlin Torres placed 2nd. The squad placed 1st out of 7 schools and 40 teams overall.
Coach Inga Kelly said, “This is just the beginning of our successful season. I’m so proud, not only of these students who were competing, but also of the advanced students who helped mentor and judge today.”